Man United ‘make contact with Leicester over Wesley Fofana’ but ‘will need to pay £80m’

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Manchester United ‘have made contact with Leicester City about signing Wesley Fofana’ – but the impressive 20-year-old defender won’t come cheap. Fofana, a France under-21 international, has been excellent in his first season for the Foxes after joining from Saint-Etienne for £36.5million last October. His mature performances have helped Leicester’s challenge for Champions League football …

Leicester’s Kelechi Iheanacho now has no fears after mother’s death while he trained with Nigeria

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There are occasions when Kelechi Iheanacho lets his mind drift back to his childhood in Obogwe, Nigeria. Simpler times, easier times. Times free of the pressures and demands of professional sport. Times when goals were not everything. Times when his mother, Mercy, was still alive. ‘I loved that part of my life so much,’ says …

Man United, Chelsea, Tottenham, Leicester and Crystal Palace in hunt for Joachim Andersen

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Joachim Andersen is a man in demand after impressing on loan at Fulham with the likes of Manchester United, Chelsea and Tottenham reportedly interested in his services.  The centre-back has established himself in the heart of defence for Fulham this season, and despite the looming threat of relegation from the Premier League, he has done …

Jamie Carragher tips Liverpool and Arsenal target Yves Bissouma to go ‘for top dollar’ this summer

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Jamie Carragher expects Liverpool and Arsenal target Yves Bissouma to leave Brighton for ‘top dollar’ this summer after insisting that he looked ‘head and shoulders above everyone else’ in the goalless draw with Everton. The 24-year-old midfielder has been heavily linked with a move away from Brighton this summer, with Liverpool, Arsenal and Leicester all …

West Ham 3-2 Leicester: Hammers survive late scare as Jesse Lingard and Jarrod Bowen inspire victory

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It would be easy, and wholly appropriate, to lavish praise on Jesse Lingard after this magnificent win. Undoubtedly, the comeback story of the season. In front of England manager Gareth Southgate, the West Ham attacker was breathtaking… again. Similarly, it would be as justified to herald David Moyes’ re-emergence as a managerial powerhouse as he …

‘I used to dance like that after a bacardi and coke!’: Roy Keane unimpressed by Lingard celebration

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Roy Keane hailed Jesse Lingard‘s professionalism after another scintillating attacking performance for West Ham, but jokingly criticised his goal celebration. Lingard scored a first-half double against Leicester to continue his outstanding form and help his side to a 3-2 win, having scored eight goals since his January loan move from Manchester United.  The Red Devils …